TopLay | Boat Craft

Egg Carton Boat Craft

Get creative with your kiddies and have some fun creating this simple boat craft made from a used egg carton. 


  • 1 Egg carton 6 eggs
  • 2 Popsicle sticks
  • 1 Sheet Paper
  • Paint
  • Paint brush
  • Glue Craft glue or glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Ruler


  • Cut off the lid of the egg carton.
  • For the sails, draw a 14cm horizontal line on the sheet of paper. At the 7cm mark, draw a 12cm vertical line. Connect the dots to form two triangles.
  • Cut out the two sails and decorate them with paint. Leave them out to dry.
  • Paint the egg carton in the colour(s) of your choice, and leave it to dry.
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  • Once dry, glue the sails onto the top half of the popsicle sticks.
  • With the pencil, make a hole in each of the two peaks in the middle of the egg carton, and inset the popsicle sticks with the sails into them.